Paul Fussell Quotes
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I find nothing more depressing than optimism.
The more violent the body contact of the sports you watch, the lower the class.
Those who fought know a secret about themselves, and it is not very nice. They have experienced secretly and privately their natural human impulse towards sadism and brutality ... Not only did I learn to kill with a noose of piano wire put around someone's neck from behind, but I learned to enjoy the prospect of killing that way.
Most people who seek attention and regard by announcing that they're writing a novel are actually so devoid of narrative talent that they can't hold the attention of a dinner table for thirty seconds, even with a dirty joke.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
The ultimate test of a relationship is to disagree but hold hands.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
Life is like a box of chocolates, You never know what you're gonna get.
No man is poor who has a Godly mother.